Five reasons tying VA prices to Medicare Part D misses the mark

Five reasons tying VA prices to Medicare Part D misses the mark

Some members of Congress are considering a government “negotiation” plan that would tie medicine prices in Medicare to those in the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). This misguided approach is just the latest in a series of government price-setting proposals that threaten patients’ access to medicines and future innovation.

Five reasons tying VA prices to Medicare Part D misses the mark